Attempted taxi carjacking caught on camera on the Bruckner Expressway

A wannabe carjacker in the Bronx had his plans spoiled, and it was all caught on camera. News 12 viewer Vlane Carter sent in video

The suspect is seen hanging onto the side

The suspect is seen hanging onto the side of the cab he was allegedly trying to steal.

THE BRONX - A wannabe carjacker in the Bronx had his plans spoiled, and it was all caught on camera. 

News 12 viewer Vlane Carter sent in video of the suspect hanging onto the side of the taxi he was allegedly trying to steal as the driver heads down the Bruckner Expressway early Monday. 

Police say they arrested Matthew McOrckle, who is charged with multiple counts of robbery and attempted robbery. 

He's due in court on May 2.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say they want to talk to a 1 Police: Man wanted for questioning in Bronx burglary pattern
Parents say a norovirus outbreak at P.S. 83 2 Norovirus at P.S. 83 Annex sickens over 100 students
3 VIDEO: Suspect in Sheridan Avenue murder escorted by police
Bronx Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec.10-11 4 Bronx Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec.10-11
VIDEO: Winter Wonderland at Yankee Stadium 5 VIDEO: Winter Wonderland at Yankee Stadium

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 The Bronx nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE